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Hamonic, Treliving have ‘good discussion’ over choice to opt out of NHL’s ‘Return to Play’

When Travis Hamonic called Calgary Flames general manager Brad Treliving with the news that he would be opting out of the National Hockey League’s ‘Return to Play’ program, it did not come from out of the blue. Having traded for the 29-year-old blueliner in the summer of 2017, Treliving has been able to get to […]
CBC News Jul 11, 2020
Calgary Flames defenceman Travis Hamonic won't play in NHL's restart

Calgary Flames defenceman Travis Hamonic won't play in NHL's restart

Calgary Flames defenceman Travis Hamonic has decided not to play in the NHL's restart. The Flames said Friday night that Hamonic has opted out of the NHL's return-to-play program.
Sportsnet.ca Jul 11, 2020
Flames’ Travis Hamonic steps up to protect family by skipping NHL restart

Flames’ Travis Hamonic steps up to protect family by skipping NHL restart

The Calgary Flames had another curveball thrown their way on Friday with Travis Hamonic deciding to opt out of the NHL’s restart. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Calgary Sun Jul 11, 2020

Flames defenceman Hamonic opts out of NHL’s Return to Play plan, citing family reasons

Part of the National Hockey League and the National Hockey League Players’ Association’s newly signed collective bargaining agreement gives players the opportunity opt out of the Return to Play plan. On Friday night, Calgary Flames defenceman Travis Hamonic exercised that right. All NHL players have until 5 p.m. E.T. on Monday to make their decision […]
Chicago Tribune Jul 10, 2020
Calgary Flames defenseman Travis Hamonic is the 1st player to opt out of the NHL’s return, citing family reasons

Calgary Flames defenseman Travis Hamonic is the 1st player to opt out of the NHL’s return, citing family reasons

Calgary Flames defenseman Travis Hamonic is the first player to opt out of the NHL's return, citing family reasons.
No Hamonic For Playoffs... Maybe Forever In Calgary

No Hamonic For Playoffs... Maybe Forever In Calgary

Photo by Gerry Thomas/NHLI via No, he's not injured. We hope you spent a lot of 2019-20 looking at Travis Hamonic because he might be done with the Flames. The defenceman is an UFA at the end of the season and oddly enough, his season has ended. No, Hamonic isn't injured, he's opted not to join the Flames for the NHL's Return To Play Program. Hamonic sited "family concerns" and with that decision, could potentially have played his last games with the Flames. While disappointing because of what he brings to the team, putting your family before sport is commendable. This leaves Calgary...
Last Word on Hockey Jul 10, 2020
Travis Hamonic Opts Out of 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Travis Hamonic Opts Out of 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Defenceman Travis Hamonic has opted out of the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs, Calgary Flames general manager Brad Treliving announced tonight. Hamonic notably becomes the first player to publicly opt out of this summer's tournament. #Flames general manager Brad Treliving has issued a statement on Travis Hamonic. https://t.co/5r4boIykoq — Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) July 11, 2020 Travis Hamonic Opts Out of Stanley Cup Playoffs Just hours after the NHL and NHLPA announced a ratified CBA extension and Return to Play plan, Travis Hamonic announced through the team that he would not be playing...
Sportsnet.ca Jul 10, 2020
Flames’ Travis Hamonic opts out of NHL’s return, citing family reasons

Flames’ Travis Hamonic opts out of NHL’s return, citing family reasons

Calgary Flames defenceman Travis Hamonic has opted out of the NHL’s return-to-play program. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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